Tag Archives: Wilmington Delaware

Discovering two Delaware bike-trail gems: the Markell trail and the Castle trail

We biked on the new Jack A. Markell Trail from Wilmington to New Castle and part of the Michael Castle Trail cutting westward across Delaware. Continue reading

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Closing some of the gaps from the 2014 ride

It’s always exciting to read about gaps in the East Coast Greenway being closed. There’s been good news in Delaware and Maryland (and of course Connecticut, which I’ve written about earlier). Continue reading

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Day 2 — Wilmington, Delaware, to Havre de Grace, Maryland

Our boatless adventures from Wilmington to Havre de Grace. Continue reading

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Day 1 — Conshohocken to Philadelphia to Wilmington

Today’s 50-mile route was bookended by two fabulous trails: The Schuylkill River Trail and the Northern Delaware Greenway trail. Continue reading

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Asking and thanking

If you don’t ask, you don’t get. So I’m excited to see a number of “ask” (and “thank”) events as part of the Week-a-Year ride. Here’s what’s planned as of now. Continue reading

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